West Hollywood Real Estate Blog

Real Estate Agent - Sotheby's International Realty
Robert Leighton sells West Hollywood real estate. Robert also specializes in the California communities of Sunset Strip, Beverly Hills, Hollywood Hills, Westwood, Beverly Center Hancock Park, and Westside Los Angeles. Call on Realtor Robert Leighton when you are ready to buy or sell real estate in West Hollywood or surrounding communities.
When times are tough and the economy is bad, crime rates skyrocket.  Locking your doors and shutting your windows just isn't enough to keep you and your home safe from intruders anymore.  Burglaries are on the rise and there doesn't seem to be a slow down on the horizon.  Therefore, we must do ev...
Well, West Hollywood just keeps getting better and better.  Lindsey Horvath was unanimously voted as a new City Councilmember, filling the vacant seat left by the former Councilmember, Sal Guarriello, who passed away in April.  On Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at 6 pm, Lindsey Horvath will be sworn in ...
West Hollywood, California will be hosting several events during the month of May for the City of West Hollywood's Annual Senior Month celebration.  What a great way to honor the community's lively senior residents.  Here is the schedule for Senior Month this year: ·         May 5, 2009 - Senior ...
Many locals to West Los Angeles, California commonly refer to the area as Westside Los Angeles.  The area of the community lies within Los Angeles County just west of La Cienega Blvd, south of Santa Monica and east of the Pacific Ocean. Westside Los Angeles real estate is made up of estate-style ...
With interest rates so low, many people are scrambling to find extra money to buy a new home.  Therefore, many buyers have recently asked me, ""What are some alternative methods for coming up with a down payment?"  Many lenders are wanting around $5,000 to $10,000 down.  Here are some alternative...
Although I am not a woman, I thought it would be a good idea to blog about Woman's History Month in West Hollywood since it's a great event going on in the community I serve with complete dedication. West Hollywood is continuing to honor the many great achievements of women of the past and from t...
As a real estate professional, I am often asked how to boost a home's equity.  Therefore, I have a list of home improvements that are great for maximizing your home's sale price.  Just completing a few simple tasks will help your home sell for top dollar. ·         Curb Appeal - This is one of th...
In today's economy, we are seeing more and more foreclosures.  However, some of these foreclosures can be avoided by renting your home out.  It doesn't always make sense to rent your home, but if it will help you avoid foreclosure, I recommend you do it. There are some things you need to understa...
Here is some great news for West Hollywood, California that I want to share.  The city will be hosting a dedication ceremony for Havenhurst Park this Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 10 a.m.  The park is located at 1351 Havenhurst Dr. and features a 6,000 square-foot pocket park, two water features...
This past year, there have been several homeowners that have been unable to sell their home or refinance it because of a Federal tax lien blocking the process.  Therefore, the IRS has recently announced a new process that will help financially distressed homeowners avoid a federal tax lien.  Taxp...

Robert Leighton

Ask me a question

Additional Information